6–7 p.m., Wednesday, October 28

The four professional societies of Materials Science & Technology 2009 invite all women attending the conference to participate in the Women in Materials Science and Engineering Reception. The inaugural event will be held Wednesday from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Westmoreland Central room of the Westin Convention Center. Registration is not required and there is no cost to attend. Complimentary soft drinks and hors d’oeuvres will be offered, and a cash bar will be available. Learn more about MS&T’09.